Guided tour

Dubai: Walking Tour with Souks, Museum & Street Food

Activity provider: MAHMOUD EL SAYED TOURISM

Dubai: Walking Tour with Souks, Museum & Street Food

Activity provider: MAHMOUD EL SAYED TOURISM
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Discover the sights and flavors of the oldest part of Dubai on this guided walking tour through the heart of the city. Learn the area's history, shop in traditional markets, and taste local foods.

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Duration 3 hours
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English, Italian, Spanish

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the real city of old Dubai and discover famous museums and other sights
  • Vist the oldest souk, a spice souk, and the biggest gold souk in the world
  • Try special street food, including street food, Arabic coffee, and fresh juice
  • Hop aboard a traditional Abra boat and enjoy the sights from the water
  • Learn more about the history of UAE and feel free to ask your guide questions
Full description

Explore Dubai with a guide and learn more about the history and the impressive architecture of the old city. Visit Dubai Museum, pass the Coffee Museum, see the oldest mosque in Dubai, and try street food as you stroll through the typical souks.

Start in the bustling area of Al Seef and make your way to the Al Fahidi District to admire the oldest houses in Dubai. Learn more about the local currency with free access to the Coins Museum. Soak up knowledge about the Emirati lifestyle with a visit to Dubai Museum.

Pass by the Coffee Museum before going through the Arabian Tea House, a famous restaurant that provides local food. Admire Dubai's oldest mosque as your guide shares religious facts with you.

Spend free time at the Grand Souk to taste the street food, tea, and camel milk chocolate. Cross to another side of Dubai by traditional Abra to the Spice and the Gold Souk which is one of the largest markets in the world, where the tour will finish.

Includes
  • Dubai Museum entrance
  • Coins Museum entrance
  • Traditional Abra boat ride
  • Street food samples
  • Tea and juices
  • Camel milk chocolate

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    Meeting point

    Meet your guide at the Al Fahidi Marine transport station BUR DUBAI which is between Al Bastakiya district and Al Seef area. If traveling by metro, the closest station to Al Seef is Sharaf DG Metro on the green line. The meeting point will be a few minutes' walk from the metro station. If traveling by taxi, tell the taxi driver to take you to the Al Bastakiya Area (Heritage Site) in front of Al Fahidi marine transport station Bur Dubai that’s between Al Bastakiya district and the Al Seef area.

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    4.9 /5

    based on 153 reviews

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    Abdullah was an amazing tour guide! He has such intelligence and knowledge which allowed us to gain information about UAE. He is very caring and funny, as well as being a fantastic person to guide others! I enjoyed this experience as it was my first time here, I would definitely recommend this!

    August 12, 2022

    We were soo fortunate to have Mahmoud Ahmed as our guide. He is such a wealth of knowledge and so enthusiastic about sharing the history of his, so rare to find, native Dubai. The tour started in the old city, went passed the souks where we tried the local delicacies, some time to shop around and then back at the souk. Highly recommend

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    June 30, 2022

    Mahmoud has been a super charming friendly polite and very nice guide !! I definitely recommend this tour, it has been the best I have ever done, and I have done many around the world. Mahmoud has made this an unforgettable experience, they have given us to try local products, the guide is very attentive with everything, water so as not to dehydrate us, juices, teas, coffees, they gave us some very tasty chicken triangles to try, corn, we They explained about the history of Dubai, its beginnings and how they got to what is now Dubai. I loved seeing and learning about old Dubai, its markets, Mahmoud also explained to us about the spices that are sold, they gave us a taste of everything. They have made this tour a beautiful experience that I will remember all my life. Thank you Mahmoud for all your explanations, in English and in Spanish. He speaks very good Spanish, also Italian !! Wow magnificent tour that I would recommend again and again. ❤️

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    June 13, 2022

    Product ID: 408591